"Naghmeh Abedini, the wife of pastor Saeed Abedini who is serving eight years in prison in Iran for his Christian faith, has said that God has chosen her family and her husband for the ordeal they are going through in order to reach people in despair.
"'The Lord has counted our family worthy enough to send Saeed to a dark place that he would be able to share with people who are in complete despair," Abedini said in a testimony to persecution watchdog group International Christian Concern in its April 2014 magazine.
"She told the watchdog that while in prison, her husband has seen "so many give their hearts to Christ.'"
Naghmeh Abedini on Saeed's Imprisonment: God Counted Us Worthy Enough, by Stoyan Zaimov, at The Christian Post
"Naghmeh Abedini, the wife of the imprisoned pastor Saeed Abedini has remained strong in her faith, despite setbacks in the case..."
"...While in prison, Saeed has been brutally beaten and gone for long periods of time without needed medical attention.
"Throughout her husband’s imprisonment, Naghmeh Abedini has actively working for Saeed’s release."
Naghmed Abedini Campaigns for Husband's Prison Release with Faith at the Core, by Carrie Dedrick, at Christian Headlines